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OFFICIAL: NICO HÜLKENBERG to replace SERGIA PEREZA at RACING POINT

As Sergio Perez is unable to compete in the British Grand Prix in Silverstone due to a positive test, he will be replaced by Nico Hülkenberg.

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It is now official: Nico Hülkenberg are racing for British GP returns v Formula 1. Because he was Sergio Perez yesterday tested positive for coronavirus, they joined the team Racing Point decided to put last year’s team racer in the race car Renault.

The German is as said in Formulas 1 vehicles by the end of last season for Renault and is for Racing Point ideal replacement for Laziness. Otherwise, it is popular Hulk for years 2012 and between the years 2014 in 2016 raced for the previous team Force India and therefore knows the operation of the team well. Nor will they be new to him Pirelli tires, as these remained the same as in the 2019 season. When it became clear that Perez in danger is Racing Point immediately contacted Hülkenberg, who already traveled to Silverstone on seat calibration.

In addition to Sunday's race for the British Grand Prix, Sergio Perez will also have to miss the next one, the Formula 70 1th anniversary Grand Prix, which will also be in Silverstone.

That it will be easy Nemec performed, he needed negative test to coronavirus, which is also why Racing Point waited with official announcement. Unlike the others in the Formula 1 caravan, Hülkenberg has not been tested regularly. That he could even enter paddock, had to have the maximum 96 hour old test result. He has the necessary super license anyway, FIA however, he only has to confirm replacing racers, which in this case is only a formality.

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Posted by: Bojan Vrbnjak

F1 enthusiast, golf, travel enthusiast and amateur photographer.

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